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One of the entrances to Freetown Christiania, Copenhagen
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Christiania, also known as Freetown Christiania (Danish: Fristaden Christiania) is a self-proclaimed autonomous neighbourhood of about 850 residents, covering 34 hectares (85 acres) in the borough of Christianshavn in the Danish capital Copenhagen. Civic authorities in Copenhagen regard Christiania as a large commune, but the area has a unique status in that it is regulated by a special law, the Christiania Law of 1989 which transfers parts of the supervision of the area from the municipality of Copenhagen to the state.

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Copyright: Vil Muhametshin
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Uploaded: 10/01/2011
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Tags: freetown christiania; christianshavn; hippie movement; the squatter movement; collectivism; anarchism; copenhagen; denmark
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